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We offer booking access to a fleet of 100+ Alabama deep sea & inshore fishing charters, dolphin cruises, sailing trips and sunset sightseeing tours at local marinas in Orange Beach, AL; Gulf Shores, AL; Bon Secour, AL; & Perdido Key, FL.
Home to Animal Planet's "The Little Zoo That Could." Explore natural habitats of more than 5000 animals. Elevated viewing decks. Animal shows and animal encounters daily during the the summer season.
Beach Service and Rental Equipment
We rent motorized beach wheelchairs that will take you through the deepest sand all the way to the water’s edge. Visit our website for all the details.
Experience an aviation adventure activity unlike any sightseeing tour. You can fly the aircraft over Gulf Shores, Orange Beach, Fort Morgan and beyond with the help of an FAA-certified instructor.
Refuge is comprised of 7,000 acres and is a migratory bird stopover in the months of April, May, September and October. Hiking trails, five miles of beachfront, surfing, fishing.
The center conducts studies and research that enhance our understanding of the life history of red snapper, various finfish and shrimp. Tours are available Wednesdays only. Call for appointment.
With Coastal Alabama Golf you can experience nine signature golf courses located along the beaches of Gulf Shores and Orange Beach up through the beautiful Eastern Shore along Mobile Bay.
Featuring rolling fairways and large undulating greens, Cotton Creek at Craft Farms Golf Resort is very playable from the forward tees and a true championship challenge of over 7,000 yards from the tips. True to its Palmer design, this traditional 18-hole masterpiece was laid out to challenge rather than intimidate, with numerous risk/reward opportunities throughout. Golf Digest has consistently rated Cotton Creek as one of the Best Places to Play! This 4-star course, located in Gulf Shores, Alabama, features tree-lined, rolling fairways surrounded by lakes. The lush course is challenging for low handicap players but with five staggered tee boxes, it is a fun challenge for golfers at any level. Considering a risky shot to go for the green? Your bravery will be rewarded with the large undulating greens. The 6th Hole is the most challenging on Cotton Creek. With a well-placed tee shot over water to the fairway, the 2nd shot also requires a smart swing over more water to the green. A birdie on this hole delights anyone who rises to meet its challenge!
Coyote Beach Sports is your rental headquarters in the Gulf Shores and Orange Beach areas. We rent scooters, kayaks, surfboards, skim boards, paddle boards, bikes and more at our two locations.
Craft Farms is a family owned and operated resort with two Arnold Palmer signature golf courses.
Cypress Bend at Craft Farms Golf Resort boasts a 4-1/2 star rating by Golf Digest. This architectural masterpiece, features staggered tee boxes, sprawling bunkers, top quality putting surfaces and year–round lush conditions. A perfect complement to its big sister, Cotton Creek, this course has a coastal feel as it traverses a unique system of cord-grass accented lakes which come into play on nearly every hole. Cypress Bend offers wide fairways, vast landing areas and large undulating greens, giving golfers confidence as they prepare to tackle this Palmer creation. The modern layout and links-style course is a pleasure to play. The 4th Hole is the trickiest on the course. You must have a well-placed tee shot and may not want to use your driver. The 2nd shot over water must be placed just right to score well on this hole. Golf Digest gave Cypress Bend 4-1/2 stars and named it one of the 2008-09 Best Places to Play. While you are in the southern Gulf Coast region, enjoying the beautiful beaches of Gulf Shores, Alabama, take some time to plan a golf outing at Cypress Bend.
Dottie Jo Charter Boat is docked at Gulf Shores Marina in Fort Morgan. Cruises available for private trips. Family friendly.
Specializing in exciting scuba charters, guided snorkel trips and PADI instruction, Down Under Dive Shop offers exotic group trips, equipment repair, kayak, canoe and SUP rentals.
Fort Morgan Marina provides a dock store, dry storage, transient, permanent and wet slips, showers, telephones, accessories and private charters. Tacky Jacks 2 restaurant is located here.
A third system masonry fort constructed between 1819 and 1834
We deliver fun! Daily, weekly kayak rentals and stand-up paddle boards are available.
Inshore, offshore and back-bay fishing for one to six people for four or six hours. Also hour 1/2 hr. dolphin or sightseeing cruises.
Enjoy 32 miles of breathtaking Gulf water and sugar-white sand. Play championship golf, go fishing, explore different dining options or discover your own Gulf activities.
In addition to a wide diversity of works in the gallery, the arts alliance hosts workshops and classes on a variety of media.
We offer a fun and challenging real life adventure game. Your team works together finding clues and solving puzzles to escape from one of the four themed rooms, and you only have 60 minutes.
Contact Gulf Shores Beach Rentals for all your vacation needs. We deliver beach chairs, umbrellas, tents, baby equipment, groceries, kayaks, bicycles, grills and much more to your vacation destination.
We offer Civil War and historical tours, nature excursions and beachside helicopter rides. Perfect for families, our helicopter tours provide an excellent and exciting adventure! Morning flights depart from Jack Edwards Airport. Afternoon flights depart from Orange Beach location.
See exhibits showcasing the history of Gulf Shores. We offer both adult and youth programs throughout the year. View our new exhibit Miss Sunny, a tourist icon from the 1960’s.
The entrance to this walking and hiking park is located at the base of the water tower at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex. This gravel path loops around a fishing pond, complete with benches, gazebos, and a fishing pier.
Beautiful beaches, pier, fishing, golf, camping, hiking, biking and riding the zipline.
The "Refuge" Golf Club is nestled among 6,180 acres of Gulf State Park's nature and wildlife
At 1,540 feet long, 20 feet wide, and boasting 2,448 feet of fishing space, we are the second longest pier on the Gulf of Mexico and Alabama’s only public pier on the Gulf.
We offer 24-hour restrooms, showers and laundry, 30, 50, and 100 amp electrical services, concrete floating docks, Direct TV, security, fuel, pump-out and Wi-Fi. LuLu's restaurant is located here and Saunders Yachtworks is nearby.
Located off the beach, ICC Marine offers dry storage and launch. We also do repairs and services.
Ike's Beach Service Parasail offers three locations for your convenience: 800 W. Beach Blvd. in Gulf Shores, Gulf State Park Pavilion or Flora-Bama Marina. Call for reservations.
Ikes' Beach Service is Alabama's best in beach recreation. Our rentals include beach chairs, umbrellas, beach wheelchairs, kayaks and paddle boards. We also offer parasailing adventures and banana boat rides.
Play Alabama's No. 1 Public Golf Course, awarded by Golf Advisor in 2018. Designed by Jerry Pate the course runs alongside the Gulf of Mexico.
We offer breathtaking beach tours, romantic sunset flights and thrilling yet comfortable rides for adults and children of all ages.
Fish for red fish, snapper, mackerel and other species on an in-shore or off-shore fishing excursion aboard The Nicole. Departs from Gulf Shores Marina and Orange Beach.
Nestled on the beautiful Fort Morgan peninsula between Mobile Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, rests one of Alabama’s most spectacular golf resorts – Peninsula Golf and Racquet Club. Rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest and selected as one of the “most memorable and enjoyable” courses in the southeast, Peninsula provides a golfing experience that is rivaled by few. Designed by the renowned southern favorite, Earl Stone, the 27-hole golf course boasts 7,026 yards from the championship tees and delivers a playable and enjoyable layout for golfers of all skill levels. Rich in nature and wildlife, the Peninsula Golf and Racquet Club is located directly next to the Bon Secour Wildlife Preserve and winds through over 800 acres of beautiful live oaks, cypress trees and much more natural vegetation. In addition to the beautiful scenery, you may also stumble across some of the local wildlife, like alligators or eagles which are commonly seen throughout the course. Be sure to see our signature hole Lakes #7 while visiting Peninsula. This par five boasts a large landing area off the tee and a backdrop of beautiful Mobile Bay. Make sure to play your second shot down the right side of the fairway to avoid the wetlands left. Big hitters may elect to go for this long and narrow green in two, but beware of the hazard left and out of bounds right.
Two 18-hole courses: Jean LaFitte and Blackbeard. Enjoy island atmosphere, tropical flowers and trees, cascading waterfalls, caves, pirate ship and cool sea mist.
Pleasure Island Parasail offers world class parasailing adventures in the Gulf Shores/Orange Beach area.
Gulf Shores AL, studio potter, handmade ceramic art, commissions encouraged.
Beautifully landscaped, golfer-friendly course. Pro shop, snack bar, driving range, putting green, golf instruction.
Located at mile marker 155.5 on the Intracoastal Waterway, we have a 3.5-acre service and transient basin that accommodates 100 30-foot boats. Dockside electrical and waste water disposal services are available.
We rent kayaks on beautiful coastal Alabama. Explore the bays and Bon Secour river. Rent by the half day or full day. Free delivery and guide service available.
Shrimpy’s Mini Golf and Arcade is fun for the whole family. We feature an 18-hole mini-golf course with an arcade inside. Candy, chips, ice cream and sodas are available.
The Factory is an indoor trampoline park in Gulf Shores.
Fine Art in Oils and Acrylics
Family fun park with five go-kart tracks, bumper boats, Kids Kountry, miniature golf, 5,000-square-foot arcade, 110-foot SkyCoaster.
We offer beach bicycle rentals that access the sidewalks, bike paths in Gulf Shores and Gulf State Park trails. We provide fun for the whole family and are located next to Tiki’s Mini Golf.
Enjoy the Island’s favorite home of all you can play for $5. Play under the shade of our majestic oaks. We have 18-holes of fun for the entire family.
From its elevated boardwalk, you may enjoy beautiful views of the wetlands that connect Little Lagoon and Lake Shelby. Wildlife such as otters, pelicans, and the occasional alligator can be seen in its shallow water.
18-acre water/amusement park. Completely renovated water park plus roller coaster, Nascarts, mini-golf, kiddie rides, huge arcade and FlowRider.
Gulf Shores newest hot spot located at the waterway village on the north side of Gulf Shores at the Inner coastal canal.
Wild Native Tours offers eco-tours, sunset cruises and guided kayak tours. Kayak tours include the Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge paddle and our sunset dolphin tour.
We are here to meet your beach needs. We know that beach goers enjoy beach chairs, canopies and volleyball.